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Office Technology

Improve your computer, office and English language skills

Reserve your spot for Fall 2016!

Contact us now: 206-546-6930

This three-quarter in-person certificate program gives computer beginners a solid foundation in office computer skills and an introduction to office procedures. Students learn office computer skills while also improving basic skills and English for the office. Using the I-BEST team-teaching method, students attend in-person classes and have support from an office technology expert and a basic skills specialist.

The I-BEST Office Technology program prepares students to work in a variety of entry-level office positions such as office clerk or data entry clerk. A third quarter internship provides work experience. Students earn credits that provide a head start on the way to the business technology certificate of proficiency or AAAS degree.

Program Benefits

  • Computer beginners are welcome
  • 34 college credits applicable to several AAAS degrees
  • Only 9 months to completion
  • Extra support for ESL and basic skills students 

Get started!

  1. Speak with the I-BEST Specialist 
  2. Complete the CASAS Placement test
  3. Explore options for financial assistance 

I-BEST Specialist

Eve Sternberg

Phone 206-546-6930


Foss Building (5000) Lower Level

Workforce Education Office


Gail Dalton
Department Chair

1st Quarter (starts September)
Monday - Thursday mornings

2nd Quarter (starts January)
Monday - Thursday mornings

3rd Quarter (starts March)
Monday - Thursday mornings

  • Beginning Keyboarding
  • Word, Level 1
  • Human Relations
  • ESL/ABE support class
  • File Management
  • Excel, Level 1
  • Speed Keyboarding 1
  • ESL/ABE support class
  • Speed Keyboarding 2
  • Office Procedures
  • Internship
  • English for the Office